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Cruising: The Case For Sustainability, Part One

In a two part series, we will not only look at the impact that cruising has on the environment, but also how certain cruise lines are trying striving to be more sustainable. The post Cruising: The Case For Sustainability, Part One appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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UnCruise Will Visit Belize, Guatemala, And Columbia In 2020

UnCruise Adventures is adding additional Latin American destinations in 2020 with Belize, Guatemala and Colombia chosen for new adventure cruise routes. The post UnCruise Will Visit Belize, Guatemala, And Columbia In 2020 appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Bicycling Croatia with Backroads & Ponant

Me and Tamera
After a week of cycling Croatia, I’m convinced there is no better way to experience this beautiful destination than with Backroads and Ponant. The post Bicycling Croatia with Backroads & Ponant appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – An Interview With Samantha Brown

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, I am joined by Samantha Brown. You probably know Samantha Brown from her many TV shows on the Travel Channel. But this year, she is reintroducing herself as the godmother of AmaMagna. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – An Interview With Samantha Brown appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Guest Post: Uniworld’s Brilliant Bordeaux River Cruise Review

Guest writer Paulette Hannah files her third review for River Cruise Advisor. This time, Paulette reflects on a recent trip to Bordeaux aboard Uniworld's S.S. Bon Voyage.  The post Guest Post: Uniworld’s Brilliant Bordeaux River Cruise Review appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Family River Cruises With AmaWaterways

Over the next couple of weeks, we will be looking at the most family-friendly river cruise lines. This week, we will look at AmaWaterways' family friendly river cruises. The post Family River Cruises With AmaWaterways appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Photography Tips & Tricks

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost, Mike Louagie joins us to give some tips on photography - specifically while cruising.  The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Photography Tips & Tricks appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Traveling With Children On Premium, Upper-Premium, And Luxury Cruise Lines

Traveling as a family can be extremely stressful, and it doesn’t always allow parents their much needed vacation downtime. That's why parents are so appreciative of the various kid's programs offered on different cruise lines. Let's take a look at the programs offered by premium, upper-premium, and luxury lines. The post Traveling With Children On Premium, Upper-Premium, And Luxury Cruise Lines appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Three Tips From My Recent Trip To Europe

Three Tips Europe
In preparation for our trip, I addressed a number of concerns relevant to travelers going abroad. Now that I am back home, I am happy to report that nearly all went as well as - or better - than planned, and I have three tips for those traveling abroad this year. The post Three Tips From My Recent Trip To Europe appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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How To Save On A 2020 Rhine River Cruise

Rhine River Cruise
What is the average cost of a Rhine river cruise? How can I save on a Rhine river cruise? Should I make my decision about which company to cruise the Rhine based on the lowest per diem? What's the best value for a Rhine river cruise? The post How To Save On A 2020 Rhine River Cruise appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Three Tips For Cruisers Going To Europe

Three Tips Europe Travel
In preparation for our trip, I addressed a number of concerns relevant to travelers going abroad. Now that I am back home, I am happy to report that nearly all went as well as - or better - than planned, and I have three tips for those traveling abroad this year. The post Three Tips For Cruisers Going To Europe appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Celebrity Equinox Undergoes The Celebrity Revolution

The newly modernized Celebrity Equinox is officially ready to sail the Caribbean. Celebrity Equinox is the third ship to be “revolutionized” as part of Celebrity Cruises’ $500 million investment in ship-wide upgrades. The post Celebrity Equinox Undergoes The Celebrity Revolution appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Windstar Highlights 2020 European Itineraries

Windstar Cruises will feature a variety of itineraries sailing through the Baltic, Norwegian, North, Tyrrhenian, and Mediterranean in 2020. The post Windstar Highlights 2020 European Itineraries appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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David Sinclair Appointed Expedition Leader On Crystal Endeavor

Crystal Expedition Cruises has appointed explorer David Sinclair as expedition leader for its upcoming ship Crystal Endeavor launching in August 2020. The post David Sinclair Appointed Expedition Leader On Crystal Endeavor appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Rhine River Cruise Price Comparisons 2020

Rhine River Cruise Prices 2020
Rhine River Cruise Prices 2020 is the third of a series of comparison charts and articles featuring nine European River Cruises offered by 10 world class river cruise lines. Each post in the series will feature two separate charts, one for summer peak pricing and one for the autumn season. Comparison charts serve as a […] The post Rhine River Cruise Price Comparisons 2020 appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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AmaWaterways Debuts New Ship, AmaMora

amamora
AmaWaterways celebrated the debut of AmaMora on the Rhine River on Monday, June 3. Embarking on her maiden voyage from Amsterdam to Basel, the 156-guest ship is the third of a trio of new ships introduced by the river cruise line in 2019. The post AmaWaterways Debuts New Ship, AmaMora appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Scenic Adds Three New European Itineraries For 2020

Scenic's 2020 European River Cruise brochure is now available to travel agents and consumers. The brochure details the company’s more than two dozen cruise itineraries, including three new itineraries for 2020. The post Scenic Adds Three New European Itineraries For 2020 appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Seen: Leaving Pula, Croatia, We Spotted Scenic Eclipse

Leaving Pula, Croatia, we saw the new Scenic Eclipse. Though she has had some construction challenges, due to shipyard strikes and other factors, the end result, at least from the exterior, is nothing short of gorgeous. The post Seen: Leaving Pula, Croatia, We Spotted Scenic Eclipse appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Accessible Cruises For Passengers With Limited Mobility

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost I am joined by Veroniek Maat, owner of Accessible Travel Netherlands. Accessible Travel Netherlands focuses on tours throughout the Netherlands for passengers who have physical disabilities.  The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Accessible Cruises For Passengers With Limited Mobility appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Guest Post: Clarifying Medicare Options For American Travelers, Part Two

Elsa Nystrom
Guest columnist Elsa Nystrom is a frequent cruiser who reads the fine print before buying any sort of travel insurance. This is part two of a series about Medicare options abroad. The post Guest Post: Clarifying Medicare Options For American Travelers, Part Two appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Seabourn Highlights Seabourn Venture’s Inaugural Season

Seabourn has opened the inaugural expedition season itineraries aboard Seabourn Venture for booking. Between July 2021 and April 2022, Seabourn Venture will visit a vast number of locations in the Arctic and Antarctica, as well as in the Amazon, Caribbean, Central and South America and more. The post Seabourn Highlights Seabourn Venture’s Inaugural Season appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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What To Pack When Cruising – For Women

I reached out to our women readers for help on what to pack, and some of the best packing tips they've learned throughout their years traveling. So let's look at their tips, as well as some of mine.  The post What To Pack When Cruising – For Women appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Riviera Announces 2020 Solo Departures

Riviera River Cruises has announced the addition of three new solo traveler itineraries in France, Germany and the Netherlands next year, as well as 2020 departure dates for four existing solo itineraries. The post Riviera Announces 2020 Solo Departures appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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Cruise Line Loyalty Programs, Part Three – Upper-Premium Cruise Lines

Over the last few weeks, we have written about loyalty programs offered by luxury cruise lines, and premium cruise lines. This time, we will look to the middle of those two at the loyalty programs offered by upper-premium lines Viking, Azamara, and Oceania.  The post Cruise Line Loyalty Programs, Part Three – Upper-Premium Cruise Lines appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Celebrity Cruises Takes Delivery Of Celebrity Flora

Celebrity Cruises’  Celebrity Flora is preparing to embark on her transatlantic journey to her new home in the Galapagos following an intimate delivery ceremony. The post Celebrity Cruises Takes Delivery Of Celebrity Flora appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Seabourn Reveals Suites On New Expedition Ships

Seabourn has given travelers their first glimpse of the premium suites on its two new ultra-luxury purpose-built expedition ships set to launch in June 2021 and May 2022. The post Seabourn Reveals Suites On New Expedition Ships appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Scenic Appoints Captain James Griffiths As Captain Of Scenic Eclipse

Scenic announced the appointment of Captain James Griffiths as the captain of Scenic Eclipse, the world’s first Discovery Yacht, launching August 15, 2019.  The post Scenic Appoints Captain James Griffiths As Captain Of Scenic Eclipse appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Five Reasons Why We Chose Scandinavia For Our Adriatic Pre-Cruise

We created two vacations in one by visiting Denmark and Sweden before flying to Venice for our cruise. The strategy works well for overcoming jet lag, making sure your luggage arrives with you and getting more vacation bang from your buck. The post Five Reasons Why We Chose Scandinavia For Our Adriatic Pre-Cruise appeared first on Avid Cruiser.
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Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Packing Tips For Women

This week on Avid Travel With Britton Frost I compiled my own advice, along with advice from you all, about the best packing tips for women. The post Avid Travel With Britton Frost – Packing Tips For Women appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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What To Pack When River Cruising – For Women

I reached out to our women readers for help on what to pack, and some of the best packing tips they've learned throughout their years traveling. So let's look at their tips, as well as some of mine.  The post What To Pack When River Cruising – For Women appeared first on River Cruise Advisor.
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